lunes, marzo 27, 2017

Memorias del tiempo de cuando todo andaba como la mierda

Memories of the hard times
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2017

Música:
Bing Crosby
Brother, can you spare a dime?   (1931)
Brunswick 6414

Bing Crosby (vcl) with Lennie Hayton and his Orchestra. New York, October 25, 1932.

sábado, marzo 25, 2017

Cuadros en una exposición

Pictures for an exhibition
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2017

Música:
Maria Yudina
Pictures at an exhibition  (1967)
 1.  Promenade
 2.  Gnomus
 3.  Promenade
 4.  The old castle
 5.  Promenade
 6.  Tuileries
 7.  Bydlo
 8.  Promenade
 9.  Ballet of the unhatches chicks
10. Samuel Goldenberg & Schmuyle
11. Promenade
12. Limoges marché
13. Catacombae con mortius in lingua mortua
14. The hut on fowl's legs (Baba-Yaga)
15. The great Gate of Kiev
(comp. by Modest Músorgski in 1874)
Melody 33D-027 239/240

Maria Yudina (p). Moscow (URSS), 1967.

lunes, marzo 20, 2017

El amor por tres naranjas

The love for three oranges
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2017

Música:
March
from the satirical opera by Sergei Prokofiev "The love for three oranges"
(premiered at the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, on 30 December 1921)

Orchestra, conductor, date and location unknow

miércoles, marzo 15, 2017

La carga de la brigada del gato ligero

The charge of the Cat's Brigade
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2017

Música:
Clare Fischer
Toddler   (1962)
Pacific Jazz PJ52

Clare Fischer (p) Gary Peacock (b) Gene Stone (d). Los Angeles, April 1962

martes, marzo 14, 2017

Los fantasmas de la canción

Song Ghosts
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2017

Música:
Giorgio Gaslini
Ghosts   (1990)
Soul Note 121 270-2

Giorgio Gaslini (p). Barigozzi Studio, Milano, Italy. July 25 and 26, 1990.

miércoles, marzo 08, 2017

El camino a Siberia

The road to Siberia
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2017

Música:
John Coltrane with Red Garland Trio
Russian lullaby   (1958)
Prestige LP7142

John Coltrane with Red Garland Trio: John Coltrane (ts) Red Garland (p) Paul Chambers (b) Art Taylor (d). Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 7, 1958

domingo, marzo 05, 2017

El pobre hombre, la mujer desnuda y el rinoceronte enano

The poor man, the naked woman and the dwarf rhino
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2017

Música: (video)
Luca Ciarla
Bella Ciao  (2014)
Rhino Jazz(s) Festival 2014

Luca Ciarla (vln). Rhino Jazz(s) Festival. Saint Étienne, France, October 3, 2014

martes, febrero 28, 2017

Calistenia en la época de Omar Khayyam

Calisthenics in the times of Omar Khayam
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2017

Música:
Erik Satie (composer)
Trois Gymnopédies

lunes, febrero 27, 2017

Absolución

Absolution
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2017

Música:  (video)
Jacco van Santen Quintet
Quasimodo  (2015)

Jacco van Santen (as) Ellister van der Molen (flh) Bob Wijnen (p) Jan Voogd (b) Niek de Bruijn (dr). Netherlands, March 2015.

viernes, febrero 24, 2017

Preludio a un beso

Prelude for a kiss
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2017

Música:
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra
Prelude to a kiss   (1957)
Columbia CL1085

Lily Pons [*] on alto sax.
Oscar
[*]  In an interview (“Blinfold Test”) with Leonard Feather for Metronome in 1948, Charlie Parker refers to Hodges as Johnny “Lily Pons” Hodges. (Lily Pons (April 12, 1898 – February 13, 1976) was a French-American operatic soprano and actress who had an active career from the late 1920s through the early 1970s)
El editor

Duke Ellington and his Orchestra: Cat Anderson, Shorty Baker, Willie Cook, Clark Terry, Ray Nance (tp) Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman (trb) John Sanders (bass trb) Johnny Hodges (as,solo) Russell Procope (as) Jimmy Hamilton, Paul Gonsalves (ts) Harry Carney (bar) Duke Ellington (p,ldr,comp) Jimmy Woode (b) Sam Woodyard (dr). New York, October 1, 1957